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Jessie J

About

Jessica Ellen Cornish (born 27 March 1988), known professionally as Jessie J, is an English singer and songwriter. Born and raised in London, she began her career on stage, aged 11, with a role in the West End musical Whistle Down the Wind. She studied at the BRIT School before signing with Gut Records and striking a songwriting deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.

After signing with Republic Records, Jessie J came to prominence following the release of her debut single "Do It Like a Dude". Her following single "Price Tag" topped the charts in nineteen countries including the UK and was followed by the release of her debut album, Who You Are (2011), which peaked at number two in the UK. Other singles from the album included "Nobody's Perfect", "Who You Are", "Domino" and "Laserlight", all of which peaked within the top ten on the UK Singles Chart, making Jessie J the first British female artist to have six top-ten singles from a sole studio album. "Domino" also attained further international success, peaking at number six on the US Billboard Hot 100 and becoming her second number-one single in the UK. In 2012, Jessie J performed at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert outside Buckingham Palace in June, as well as the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London on 12 August.

Her second album Alive (2013) peaked within the top five on the UK Albums Chart and also included the top-five singles "Wild" and "It's My Party". The release of her third album Sweet Talker (2014) was preceded by the single "Bang Bang" which debuted at number one in the UK and went multi-platinum worldwide. The album made the top five in the UK and peaked at number ten on the US Billboard 200, her highest-charting album in the US. As of January 2015, Jessie J had sold over 20 million singles and 3 million albums worldwide.Citing various influences, Jessie J is recognised for an unconventional musical and performance style that mixes soul vocals with contemporary R&B, pop, electropop, and hip-hop beats. She has received various accolades throughout her career, including the 2011 Critics' Choice Brit Award and the BBC's Sound of 2011. Jessie J has supported various charitable causes, and has appeared on the UK charity telethons BBC Children in Need and Comic Relief. She has served as a coach on the competition series The Voice UK, The Voice Australia and The Voice Kids UK. In 2018, Jessie J received widespread recognition in China following her appearance in the Hunan TV reality program Singer (previously called I Am a Singer).

Articles

June 6, 2022

West Hollywood Out Loud Raising Our Voices Music Festival Includes Cardi B, Jessie J, Lil’ Kim & More | Billboard News

West Hollywood celebrated the start of pride month with the Out Loud Raising Our Voices music festival which featured artists like Cardi B, Lil’ Kim, Jessie J, Jojo Siwa, Janelle Monáe, Marina and The Diamonds, and more!

www.billboard.com

April 4, 2022

Jessie J Subs In for Miley Cyrus With ‘Party in the USA’ Performance at Grammy Party

The singer took the stage at Steven Tyler's annual Grammy viewing party, after previously announced headliner Cyrus tested positive for Covid

www.rollingstone.com

February 21, 2022

Jamal Edwards, SBTV Founder Who Championed Grime, Dies at 31

Edwards’ SBTV, which he began on YouTube in 2006, helped launch the careers of numerous stars including Dave, Ed Sheeran, Jessie J, and more

pitchfork.com

November 24, 2021

Jessie J Opens Up About Suffering Pregnancy Loss: ‘The Sadness Is Overwhelming’

"I decided to have a baby on my own. Because it’s all I’ve ever wanted and life is short."

www.billboard.com

August 7, 2021

Jessie J Apologizes to Nicki Minaj Over ‘Bang Bang’ Mixup Seven Years After the Song’s Release

Seven years after the Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj collab 'Bang Bang' popped on the charts, the trio's song is making headlines again.

www.billboard.com

August 7, 2021

Jessie J apologises to Nicki Minaj after incorrectly recounting origins of ‘Bang Bang’ collaboration

It comes after she was called out by the rapper for her account of how the track came to be The post Jessie J apologises to Nicki Minaj after incorrectly recounting origins of ‘Bang Bang’ collaboration appeared first on NME.

www.nme.com

Discs

I Want Love (twocolors Remix)

July 23, 2021

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I Want Love

June 11, 2021

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One More Try (from & Juliet)

November 22, 2019

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Brave (Don Diablo VIP Mix)

May 24, 2019

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Brave

April 26, 2019

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This Christmas Day

October 26, 2018

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Love Will Save The World

August 24, 2018

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R.O.S.E. (Empowerment)

May 25, 2018

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R.O.S.E. (Sex)

May 24, 2018

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R.O.S.E. (Obsessions)

May 23, 2018

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R.O.S.E. (Realisations)

May 22, 2018

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Queen (Acoustic)

January 26, 2018

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Can't Take My Eyes Off You x MAKE UP FOR EVER

December 2, 2016

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Grease (Is The Word) [Music From The Television Event]

January 22, 2016

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Man With The Bag

November 8, 2015

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Sorry To Interrupt

July 24, 2015

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You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'

February 9, 2015

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Burnin' Up (Spotify Exclusive)

December 9, 2014

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Burnin' Up (Remixes)

November 24, 2014

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Sweet Talker

October 14, 2014

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Sweet Talker (Deluxe Version)

October 14, 2014

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Bang Bang (Remixes)

September 30, 2014

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Bang Bang

July 29, 2014

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The Wild EP

January 1, 2013

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Alive (Deluxe Edition)

January 1, 2013

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Alive

January 1, 2013

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Silver Lining (crazy 'bout you)

November 16, 2012

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Who You Are

January 1, 2011

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Who You Are (Platinum Edition)

January 1, 2011

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